Throughout the weekend of Made In America, speculation ran high that Jay-Z, the public face of the festival, would join other artists on stage during their performances. But he waited for the event’s last fifteen minutes to actually do so when he joined co-headliners Pearl Jam towards the end of their set.
Jay-Z finished his first day of his Made In America festival with a little help from his friends and a message from President Obama.
The New York City anthem reached the milestone this week, becoming the biggest selling single for the hip-hop mogul and the R&B songstress.
Beyonce and Jay-Z can now add wealthiest Hollywood pair to their already well-stocked resume. The R&B performer and hip-hop mogul top Forbes’ highest paid celebrity couple list, besting last year’s winners New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and supermodel wife Gisele Bundchen.
We wondered, what would the Curiosity rover (or perhaps some unknown life forms on Mars) like to listen to? Here are some suggestions, including the Black Eyed Peas, Katy Perry, Karmin, John Mayer and more.
The power couple have rented a 31,000 square-foot Hamptons home for a cool $400,000 dollars. It’s got a basketball court, 8 car garage, a half pipe, rock climbing wall, recording studio & more.
Elton John recently praised Jay-Z for his pro-gay mariage stance. But for the singer, words may not be enough.
Jay-Z is known for making power moves. In his latest commercial for Duracell Powermat, he makes a connection to his wife, Beyonce.
Lady Gaga, Madonna and Katy Perry have all been facing problems while performing abroad. They’re not the only ones. Here’s a list of 10 artists who have been banned.
Whether you’re poolside, at the beach or just firing up that grill for a BBQ before the fireworks get started, here are 10 songs to bring out the red, white and blue in all of us.
Beyoncé and Jay-Z might be the best travel agents ever. After the couple took a trip to Croatia last year, tourism spiked. Now the mayor of one Croatian island is offering little Blue Ivy honorary citizenship.
Hip-Hop mogul and Brooklyn Nets minority owner Jay-Z is following his basketball team with a new 40/40 Club to open in his beloved BK.
Jay-Z and Kanye West lit up Paris with a Watch The Throne performance that included mega-encores for their hit song, “N****s In Paris” on Friday, June 1. A load of celebrities from the world of music and film were in attendance, but actress and singer Gwyneth Paltrow who caused the biggest stir.
Molotov cocktails. Uprising. Elephants? Not the traditional images associated with Jay-Z and Kanye West, the dynamic duo known for promoting material excess and lyrical swag. Yet their video for “No Church In The Wild” offers a grim look at an unnamed rebellion, the kind seen in modern Greece, London, the Middle East and perhaps even in the U.S.
Jay-Z’s “Made in America” festival lineup has been released and Seattle rock band Pearl Jam will be co-headlining.
Jay-Z, who has been an ardent supporter of President Obama since his 2008 campaign, has recently co-signed the president’s views on same-sex marriage.
Rapper Jay-Z joined Mayor Michael Nutter on Monday morning atop the steps of the Art Museum to announce a two-day music festival coming to Philadelphia to benefit The United Way.
Ever since Beyonce officially announced her pregnancy last August at the MTV Video Music Awards, there has been speculation about whether or not she was really having a baby. On January 7, 2012, Bey and and her husband Jay-Z welcomed Blue Ivy Carter to the world.
Jay-Z and Rihanna will be representing America for the 2012 Olympics. They are headed to London to headline the Olympic Hackney Weekend music festival.
Sean “Diddy” Combs has danced his way to Forbes’ list of “Hip-Hop’s Wealthiest Artists,” surpassing power earners such as 50 Cent, Dr. Dre and Jay-Z.
Roc Nation artist, Rita Ora is in the midst of recording her debut album, of which she has been working on for the past 2 years. Under the guidance of Jay-Z (including some feedback from […]
Florence Welch from Florence + The Machine sat down with KROQ/Los Angeles during this weekend’s Coachella festival to talk hip-hop, MTV Unplugged, and how she got her songwriting start.
Despite his Chicago roots, President Obama still chooses Jay-Z over Kanye West, according to a recent article in The Atlantic Magazine. In the piece, writer David Samuels says he posed the question to Obama at a New York City fundraiser. And the president obliged.
Pitbull took the time from his busy schedule to talk with the B96/Chicago about working with Jennifer Lopez on “Dance Again,” his take on the music business, future collaborations, and his legal troubles with Lindsay […]
You know Jay-Z for his numerous hits, his history with rap legend Biggie Smalls and his relationship with pop diva, Beyonce. But before Jay-Z became one of the most renowned, successful hip-hop moguls in the […]
Kicking it off by saying, “This is about to get real embarrassing,” Katy Perry filmed a cover of Kanye West and Jay-Z’s track “N***** In Paris” for BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge Monday morning. Perry […]
Jay-Z kicked off the SXSW festival’s performances Monday night with a live-streamed show, in which the veteran rapper held down the stage without help from any of the rumored special guests.
Very early on Sunday morning (January 8), the entire world found out that [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Beyonce[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jay-Z[/lastfm]‘s new baby girl was born, which instigated much Twitter activity!
The Web is abuzz with talk of the newest celebrity baby in town, as Blue Ivy Carter was born to Beyoncé and Jay-Z this weekend. Today Last.fm Trends looks at scrobbles for the new parents […]
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Beyonce[/lastfm] may be about to give birth, but even she is taking time to look back on the incredible year that was 2011. And just in time for New Year’s Eve, she’s counting down her […]